UNWTO Publications

Title Date
The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers
The ETC/UNWTO study on The Decision-making Process of Meetings, Congresses, Conventions and Incentives Organizers aims at providing a better understanding of the Meetings Industry and the way meeting and event organizers make decisions. Aimed at DMOs, NTOs and NTAs, the study offers wide-ranging...
2015
Air Connectivity and its Impact on Tourism in Asia and the Pacific
This publication includes a series of case studies from cities in Asia and the Pacific that illustrate the crucial role of air transport as an engine of economic growth and job creation. It shows how well-designed and well-coordinated tourism and air transport policies can underspin the growth of...
2014
Manual práctico de gestión integral de la calidad de los destinos turísticos - C Manual práctico de gestión integral de la calidad de los destinos turísticos - Conceptos, implementación y herramientas para autoridades, instituciones y gestores de destinos
El Manual práctico de gestión integral de la calidad de los destinos turísticos ofrece una aproximación completa y pragmática a la mejora de la calidad de los destinos turísticos. El manual es una herramienta perfecta para gestores, responsables de planificación, investigadores, profesionales,...
2015
Tourism in the Aid for Trade (AfT) Agenda
Available in English and French
2015
Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals 2015
Tourism Driving Trade, Fostering Development and Connecting People Tourism Driving Trade, Fostering Development and Connecting People 2015
Repository of National Tourism Master and Marketing Plans – Update: May 2015 Repository of National Tourism Master and Marketing Plans – Update: May 2015
Highlighting strategic issues is determinant at a destination and organizational level in order to drive decision-making processes, implement policies, promote results-focused management and monitor progress. In this respect, and with the purpose of advancing knowledge for the sector, the “...
2015
First UNWTO International Conference on Spiritual Tourism for Sustainable Develo First UNWTO International Conference on Spiritual Tourism for Sustainable Development
Jointly organized by UNWTO and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, the First UNWTO International Conference on Spiritual Tourism for Sustainable Development explored ways in which living culture, traditions and beliefs can be integrated into tourism...
2015
Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying Understanding Russian Outbound Tourism – What the Russian Blogosphere is saying about Europe
This joint ETC/UNWTO report provides useful insight into trends, themes and behaviour of Russian tourists to Europe based on ‘netnographic’ research – or ethnography adapted to the online social world. The study analyses the Russian consumer mindset with regard to preferred destinations, travel...
2015
Tourism at World Heritage Sites – Challenges and Opportunities Tourism at World Heritage Sites – Challenges and Opportunities
Tourism has grown at an accelerated pace over the last few decades, with more than a billion tourists now travelling to an international destination each year. One of the main motivations of tourism is mankind’s inherent curiosity and desire to explore cultural identities across the world. Natural...
2015